Register Now for ASCPA Tax Webinar, Presented by David Wooldridge
August 20, 2012
The law firm of Sirote & Permutt, PC is pleased to present a webinar series about tax legal issues for the Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants (ASCPA).
Sirote shareholder David Wooldridge will present “Tools for Resolving Collection Issues with the IRS,” on Friday, Aug. 24. Mr. Wooldridge will discuss powers and techniques used by IRS to enforce collection of taxes, including the federal tax lien, levy power, limitations period on tax collection, jeopardy assessments and transferee liability.
The webinar is approved for Continuing Education Credit by the Alabama State Board of Public Accountancy. To register for any webinar of the series, visit www.ascpa.org.
Mr. Wooldridge represents clients in tax controversy cases involving both the IRS and Alabama Department of Revenue. Most recently, his legal practice has had a particular emphasis on defending conservation easements, such as the landmark Kiva Dunes case in U.S. Tax Court. During his 34 years with Sirote, Wooldridge’s practice has included tax planning, state and local tax issues, family succession and business planning, shareholder oppression, and director and fiduciary liability issues. From 1992-99, Wooldridge served as Sirote & Permutt’s Managing Partner.
Sirote’s Corporate & Tax Group represents many clients in controversies with the Internal Revenue Service and various state taxing authorities. Our representation includes audits, settlement negotiations and abatement proceedings, as well as tax litigation before the U.S. Tax Court, U.S. Claims Court, and the U.S. District Courts and Courts of Appeals.
Many of the firm’s activities involve sophisticated tax planning for individuals and closely held and publicly owned businesses.
ASCPA has 11 chapters across Alabama. Its mission is to unite the profession of accountancy; to promote and maintain high professional, ethical and moral standards; and to promote the professional interests of Certified Public Accountants.